- [1755x1787] (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
NLW MS 2017iB: 22 ff. (paginated 1-46, including front and back covers (pp. 1, 42)) ; 205 x 160 mm.
NLW MS 2017iiB: ii, 28 ff. (partial pagination 1-44; ff. i-ii and p. 44 to end blank) ; 205 x 165 mm.
NLW MS 2017iiiB: iii, 27 ff. (partial pagination 1-38; ff. i-iii and last 8 ff. blank) ; 205 x 165 mm.
Marbled paper covers.
Name of creator
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Three copybooks, in the autograph of Evan Evans (Ieuan Fardd), containing a copy of Sir John Price's The Description of Wales (Oxford, 1673) (NLW MS 2017iB); the Officium Beatæ Mariæ in Welsh from a copy made by Dafydd Ddu Hiraddug (NLW MS 2017iiB, pp. 1-30); extracts from the library of Thomas Tanner (NLW MS 2017iiB, pp. 31-43); and material relating to Gerald of Wales taken from John Leland (NLW MS 2017iiiB).
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Access to the original manuscript by authorised permission only. Readers are directed to use surrogate copies.
Conditions governing reproduction
Usual copyright laws apply.
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Welsh, Latin, English.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
Historical Manuscripts Commission, Report on Manuscripts in the Welsh Language, ed. by J. Gwenogvryn Evans, 2 vols (London: HMSO, 1898-1910), II (1905), 857.
Generated finding aid
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Available on microfilm at the Library.
Related units of description
Formerly Panton MS 49.
Preferred citation: NLW MS 2017i-iiiB.
Title based on contents.